Lost luggage and leaking loos: your air travel nightmares - http://travelporn.info | luxury travel sitesApril 20, 2018 11:01 pm
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I may be the travel editor, but I am not a fan of air travel or airports. So it was a nice surprise to find an airport that gets everything right on a trip to Asia this month. At Singapore’s Changi airport it took just 15 minutes from stepping out of the taxi to reach the gate, with automated emigration as well as check-in, and plenty of comfy seats that wouldn’t look out of place in a luxury hotel. No wonder it’s been voted best in the world for the sixth consecutive year. If only all airports could be like that.
But air travel is now much more about endurance than glamour (and has nosedived considerably during my 13 years on The Times travel desk).